An implantable brain chip currently in development could help wounded veterans recover memory function after traumatic brain injuries.
A robotic arm guided by a cell-detecting algorithm could enable scientists to classify thousands of cell types in the brain and learn how diseased ones differ from normal ones.
Caltech scientists say they have built a rudimentary DNA "brain" that can answer questions, albeit under very limited terms.
In a significant step up from lab-grown kidneys and livers, scientists are now trying to bioengineer brains.
The winners of the Best Illusion of the Year contest have been crowned, so go ahead and enjoy the confusion.
The company's graphics chips are finding a foothold in neural networks, a biology-inspired form of computing that is moving from research to commercial tasks like Google's photo recognition.
One of the world's most powerful supercomputers has finally done what had seemed impossible: successfully modelled brain activity.
A chatbot pretending to be a 13-year-old boy recently passed the famous artificial intelligence test, its creators claim. But does Turing's test really tell us anything about AI?
The idea that we make autonomous choices may be nothing more than "background noise" in our brain, according to researchers at UC Davis.